Chiefs offensive lineman Eric Fisher had a rough game Sunday night in the AFC Divisional playoff game against the Pittsburgh Steelers.
He was beaten numerous times by Pittsburgh’s James Harrison, then was flagged for holding on a two-point conversion when the Chiefs appeared to tie the game. Instead, the Chiefs missed the ensuing attempt and lost 18-16.
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So some Chiefs fans on Twitter wanted to let Fisher know they were not happy. Instead, meteorologist Eric Fisher, who works for CBS Boston, received some of that heat*.
*Hey, after the ice storm wasn’t as bad as feared, at least Fisher isn’t a meteorologist in Kansas City
Fisher the meteorologist has a Twitter handle of @ericfisher.
Fisher the meteorologist did keep his sense of humor:
UPDATE: Former Missouri offensive lineman Elvis Fisher also was mistaken for the Chiefs’ Fisher.